Mar 29, 2012 "A steadily growing portion of the workforce will continue to work at least part-time well beyond the 'normal' retirement age of 65," says a senior research fellow at the New America Foundation.
Mar 15, 2012 New York legislators approve state employee pension cuts by $80 billion over 30 years. Now 44 states have cut benefits to close budget gaps.
Mar 8, 2012 American Airlines floated the idea of eliminating pension programs for workers to help its financial situation. But now the airline is backing away from that idea.
Feb 14, 2012 According to the Census Bureau, retail sales growth in January was about half what was expected.
Dec 28, 2011 This summer, the pension plans of government employees lost a staggering quarter-trillion-dollars in assets.
Dec 12, 2011 It looks like the bankrupt airline could hand over employee pensions to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. The PBGC's Josh Gotbaum talks about what would happen.
Nov 7, 2011 The number of people under the official poverty line in the United States is higher than it has been in 50 years: more than 46 million people, more...
Oct 25, 2010 Today we heard a lot from Asia. The G-20 financial ministers and central bank governors gathered in Seoul, South Korea. Headlining their agenda is...